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action replay

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(Broadcasting) the rerunning of a small section of a television film or tape of a match or other sporting contest, often in slow motion. US and Canadian name: instant replay

action replay

instant replay
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Noun1.action replay - the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotapeaction replay - the immediate rebroadcast of some action (especially sports action) that has been recorded on videotape
repeating, repetition - the act of doing or performing again
telecasting, television, TV, video - broadcasting visual images of stationary or moving objects; "she is a star of screen and video"; "Television is a medium because it is neither rare nor well done" - Ernie Kovacs
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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action replay

n (Brit) (TV) → replay m inv
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Just 16 years later, due to the launch of communication satellites in the 1960s, Mexico 1970 became its first edition to be beamed all around the globe, complete with action replays.
I accept multiple action replays are an essential element of modern sports coverage but they should be used when justified - not on 'automatic pilot'.
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There appears to be a relentless campaign by sections of the media to get action replays of every incident which would result in constant interruptions and the loss of the sense of thrills and excitement that the game can generate.
Spectators at today's clash withAustralia will be able to see action replays on two huge new screens.
In the evening game, Argentina's first goal was scored from an offside position -- the scorer was not marginally offside, but blatantly so, and everyone in the stadium saw this in the action replays on the big screen.
Channel 5 broadcasts heighten my angst by preceding and following the action replays with what can best be described as a multi-coloured flying saucer with sound effects.
But live action replays on big screens only serve to polarise the referee's position and allow teams to look for a fall-guy as the reason they've been beaten.
Channel 4 Racing has succumbed to the ego of the analyst by introducing action replays of dramatic events while the race is still being run.
They intend to use Beckham's image and action replays as part of their promotional DVD which is currently being put together.

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